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Time to End Insurer-Driven Rx Switches

For too long, patients have been getting bumped off their physician-prescribed medication in favor of a different medication – one preferred by their insurance company.

Maine Delivers Patient Victory on Non-Medical Switching

In a week already marked by fireworks and parades, patients in Maine have one more thing to celebrate.  A new state law draws clear lines about non-medical switching, protecting chronic disease patients who want to stick with the doctor-prescribed medicine that keeps them stable.

Cost-Motivated Treatment Changes in Commercial Claims: Implications for Non-Medical Switching

Health benefits designs in both private and public health insurance programs include mechanisms to control the costs of care, resulting in many health care choices being made with a focus on financial concerns that could outweigh clinical factors. This can particularly be true for interventions involving prescription drugs and biologics. In some cases, choice of […]